WSO on Radio Kansas

The Wichita Symphony is pleased to continue its partnership with Radio Kansas, bringing Wichita Symphony concerts to the airwaves. Radio Kansas broadcasts each of the programs in the WSO’s Classics season, hosted by Radio Kansas’ Music Director Mark Simmons. These broadcasts include commentary from Wichita Symphony Conductor and Music Director Daniel Hege.

All concerts will be broadcast on Fridays at 7:00 pm on Radio Kansas, 90.1 FM in the Hutchinson and Wichita area, 89.5 FM in the Salina and Manhattan area and 90.9 FM in the Great Bend and Hays area. To learn more about Radio Kansas and their programming, visit them online at www.radiokansas.org.

 

2013-2014 Season

 

Julian Schwarz 1FRANK SYMPHONY
Broadcast date: September 5

Julian Schwarz, cello

Ginastera: Pampeana No. 3
Saint-Saens: Cello Concerto No. 1
Franck: Symphony in D Minor

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Cirque3CIRQUE DE LA SYMPHONIE
Broadcast date: September 12

Daniel Hege, conductor

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ABQ 2THE NEW WORLD
Broadcast date: September 19

American Brass Quintet

Barry: Dances with Wolves Suite
Ewazen: Shadowcatcher
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”

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208103-D275THE ROMANTIC
Broadcast date: September 26

William Wolfram, piano

WagnerRide of the Valkyries: Overture
Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 1
Bruckner: Symphony No. 4, “The Romantic”

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Wichita SymphonyODE TO JOY
Broadcast date: October 3

Barbara Shirvis, soprano
Barbara Rearick, alto
Matthew Di Battista, tenor
Peter Van de Graaff, bass

Wichita Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Bethel College Concert Choir
Friends University Singing Quakers

Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9

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2014-2015 Season

IMG_0804IMG_0686HOMETOWN FAVORITES
Concert: October 11/12, 2014
Broadcast: January 9, 2015

Mark Foley, double bass; Gerald Scholl, timpani
Wichita Symphony Youth Orchestra: Youth Symphony

Tower: Made in America
Walter Mays: Moon Dances: Three Native American Sketches for Orchestra
Daugherty: Raise the Roof
Rota: Divertimento for Double Bass & Orchestra
Brahms:
Academic Festival Overture
Berlioz:
Roman Carnival Overture

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Karen Gomyo 4DANCES OF THE AMERICAS
Concert: October 25/26, 2014
Broadcast: January 16, 2015

Karen Gomyo, violin

KernisNew Era Dance
PiazzollaThe Four Seasons
Copland: Appalachian Spring: Suite
Marquez: Danzon No. 2

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wolfgang-amadeus-mozart-operasMOZART & salieri
Concert: November 15/16, 2014
Broadcast: January 23, 2015

Lianne Coble, soprano; Quinn Patrick Ankrum, alto;
Robert Allen, tenor; Jason Grant, bass
Wichita Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Bethel College Concert Choir

Salieri: Sinfonia, “Veneziana”
Mozart: Symphony No. 25
Mozart: Requiem

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Chu Fang Huang 2TCHAIKOVSKY’S SECOND
Concert: January 17/18, 2015
Broadcast: January 30, 2015

Chu-Fang Huang, piano
JoAnn Falletta, guest conductor

Borodin: Overture to Prince Igor
Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 4
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2

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Time for Three 3TIME FOR THREE
Concert: January 30-February 1, 2015
Broadcast: April 10, 2015

Nick Kendall, violin
Zach De Pue, violin
Ranaan Meyer, double bass

 Higdon: Concerto 4-3
and more from Time for Three

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Stephen Hough 1STEPHEN HOUGH PLAYS BEETHOVEN
Concert: February 21/22, 2015
Broadcast: April 17, 2015

Stephen Hough, piano

Prokofiev: Classical Symphony
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1

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Samuel Ramey 2SAMUEL RAMEY IS BLUEBEARD
Concert: March 13/15, 2015
Broadcast: April 24, 2015

Samuel Ramey, bass
Irina Mishura, mezzo-soprano

MozartA Little Night Music
Bartok: Bluebeard’s Castle

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Joyce Yang 4VOYAGES AT SEA
Concert: April 18/19, 2015
Broadcast: May 1, 2015

Joyce Yang, piano

Britten: Peter Grimes: Four Sea Interludes
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3
Corigliano: Voyage
Debussy: La Mer

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